One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. Imagine your new life in this elegant home in the premier community of Willowbend. Arriving to the maintenance-free tropically landscaped lot, you will find a stunning residence with a popular floor plan, the Opal. Boasting high tray ceilings, this great room plan has stunning features, abundant crown molding, 8-foot doorways. Brilliantly designed master has huge closets and a spacious sitting area. The gourmet kitchen, which overlooks the great room has strategically placed glass blocks to let in natural light. An exquisite home, with dramatic entry, formal dining, and breakfast room. The covered patio has tempting views in southern exposure across a sparkling pool and tranquil lake. Willowbend has low HOA fees that include high-speed internet, cable TV, yard maintenance, fitness center, pool and hot tub, Pickleball court and playground. On a practical note, for peace of mind: home has hurricane shutters. Numerous outdoor activities abound: hike in Oscar Scherer State Park, bike down Casey Key or the Legacy Bike Trail. Minutes to Pine View School and a new Publix close by.